University of Florida

ABE Advisory Board

Members of the ABE Advisory Board represent businesses, organizations and state and government agencies related to the departmental degree programs. The board provides feedback and advice on matters relating to curriculum, student recruitment and departmental goals and objectives.

  • Del Bottcher
    President
    Soil & Water Eng Tech Inc.
    3448 NW 12th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32605
    Phone: 352-378-7372
  • Joe Collins, V.P
    Lykes Brothers, Inc.
    106 SW CR 721
    Okeechobee, FLĀ  34974
    Phone: 863-763-3041
  • Adrienne T. Cooper, Ph.D., PE
    Associate Provost
    Bethune-Cookman University
    640 Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard
    Daytona Beach, Florida 32114
    Phone: (386) 481-2066
  • Irek Debicki
    Sr. Process Development Engineer
    RTI Surgical Inc.
    11621 Research Circle
    Alachua, FL 32615
    Tel: 386-418-8888 ext. 4112
  • Evan Frisch, Senior Director
    Pinnacle Foods Corporation
    58 Oakhurst Lane - Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
    856-425-8029
  • Margaret Gitau, Assistant Professor
    Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
    1740 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
    307 N. Perry-Paige Bldg.
    Tallahassee, FL 32307
    phone: 850-412-5000
  • Donald Greenwood, Managing Director
    Pak Edge Solutions, LLC
    7282 55th Avenue East, PMB 176 - Bradenton, FL 34203 941-727-3388
  • Roy Harrell
    Adaptive Equipment
    2512 NE 1st Blvd Suite 700
    Gainesville, FL  32609
    352.284.8590
  • Robert Horton, Vice President
    Environmental Affairs Department
    Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
    P.O. Box 619428
    DFW Airport, TX 75261-9428
  • Adam Skolnik, CEO
    Irrigation Components International, Inc.
    P.O. Box 945- Daphne, AL 36526
    251-626-5470
  • George Vellidis, Professor
    University of Georgia
    PO Box 748 - Tifton, GA 31793-0748
    229-386-3912
  • Michele Wilde, CPP
    Global Package Development
    The Estee Lauder Companies
    767 5th Avenue, 43rd Floor,
    New York, NY 10153
    (212)572.6992